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#200 Fit-testing of N95/P2-masks to protect healthcare workers


 

13 August 2020

New research from the Medical Journal of Australia has been “pre-published” about the very important issue of fit-testing N95/P2 masks, which are being used as a vital part of the protection of healthcare workers, and for which AMA Victoria has been advocating for the wider spread use of.

The key findings of this research are as follows:

However, AMA Victoria advises that N95’s, face shields and goggles should be used whenever health care workers are dealing with known or suspected cases of COVID-19 (in addition to aerosolising procedures).‚Äč
 

Please see the full article here.

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